Cargo Cults Generally Occurred in Melanesian Societies That Had __________.
Cargo cults generally occurred in Melanesian societies that had __________.
A) felt deprived of Western goods after decreasing contact
B) recently come into contact with Western powers
C) traditionally been at war with each other
D) never seen Western goods
Using Durkheim's explanation of religion, what are Australian aborigines venerating when they worship totems?
A) their clans
B) their parents
C) Mother Nature
D) the natural laws of the universe
Which concept in our own society is most similar to the idea of mana?
In which kinds of society are gods most likely to be viewed as aggressive and malevolent?
A) societies with punitive or hurtful childrearing practices
B) societies with hunting and gathering technologies
C) societies with external war
D) societies with nuclear-family households